Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Guns are here to stay

Guns are here to stay

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Letters to the Editor

November 4, 2013

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

To the students: I was embarrassed by the manner in which you "celebrated" after the Red Sox World Series clinching victory on Wednesday night. You have embarrassed yourselves, your families, the university and its alumni. ...

Violence is our plague

By Brian Bevilacqua

October 28, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Psychologists, including those at the University of Massachusetts, have long debated whether violence is a part of human nature, or if there is hope for people to learn to resolve their problems without spreading destruction....

The misguided gun war

By Michael Ball

September 23, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Our country again finds itself in the midst of a debate on gun-control. Common threads in recent mass-shootings are both the poor treatment of mental health patients and the failure to properly integrate mental health into the...

UMass Poll analyzes Gun Control, Minimum Wage, and Immigration.

By Jaclyn Bryson

March 27, 2013

Filed under News, Politics

A recent national poll at the University of Massachusetts has found a general bipartisan consensus regarding the federal minimum wage, strong support for a ban on assault weapons and a general over-estimation of the number of illegal immigrants who enter the country annually, according to a Uni...

Delta Sigma Theta holds discussion about gun control

By James Petroskey

March 14, 2013

Filed under News

The Delta Sigma Theta sorority hosted an open discussion on gun control, with a concentration on issues facing African-Americans, at the Malcolm X Cultural Center on Wednesday night. The discussion touched on a broad spectrum of issues ranging from ...